CSO100 Award 2019

Dilip Panjwani has around two decades of solid global experience in infosec strategy and management; data privacy, IT compliance, and corporate regulatory compliance; and all aspects of cybersecurity within large organisations, Indian and multinational. He is also an advisory on panel for few large security service providers. Panjwani is currently is the Head - Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Chief Data Privacy Officer (CDPO) and IT Controller for LTI and is responsible for Information Security & Privacy compliance and governance for LTI globally which includes client ODC/EDC hosted and managed from LTI Delivery centres globally. Prior to LTI, Dilip was director - Information Security (CISO) At FIS where he was accountable and responsible for information security strategy and program management for their India Markets businesses.


Deep Discovery Inspector (DDI) and Deep Discovery solutions were implemented across all LTI locations. It monitors over 28,000 desktops, 1200 Servers, 650 Network devices covering for LAN, WAN, internet and servers. All solutions are monitored centrally providing single view of ransomware, reconnaissance, command and control, email threat and internet threat. Inbuilt virtual sandbox environment within the appliance provides the company with additional capabilities to perform detailed assessment of the payloads for malicious activities. It also identifies IOCs and configure required rules across other security solutions. By Implementing DDI and deep security solution, many benefits were gained including detection across all network traffic. Centralized protection for physical, virtual, cloud servers and virtual desktops.